Dr.Maheshwar Dayal,IPS

Dr.Maheshwar Dayal,IPS


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Commando Battalions for Resolute Action, (CoBRA) are a specialized force which has been raised for guerilla/jungle warfare type operations for dealing with extremists and insurgents, etc. Also known as a 'Jungle Warriors', these personnel are selected from amongst CRPF personnel. Their hallmarks are Courage, Zeal and patriotism. They undergo rigorous Commando & Jungle warfare training. 10 CoBRA units raised between 2008-2011 have been trained, equipped and deployed in all LWE/ Insurgent affected areas of the states of Chhattisgarh, Bihar, Odisha, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra,West Bengal, Andhra Pradesh, Assam and Meghalaya. CoBRA is one of the best Central Armed Police in the country trained to survive, fight and win in the jungle and  unquestionably/undoubtedly the best CAP in the country.                                           .

Brief History Of CoBRA


The CoBRA Sector started functioning at Dte. Genl., CRPF, CGO Complex, Lodhi Road, New Delhi under the Command of Shri K. Durga Prasad,IPS, IG, CoBRA Sector. Later, in March 2009, the Sector HQ shifted to Pushp Vihar, New Delhi and since 11/11/2009 it has been functioning at Old Secretariat, Civil Lines Delhi-54.  Presently CoBRA is being commanded by Dr.Maheshwar Dayal,IPS,IG


CoBRA was awarded 08 Shaurya Chakra, 01 Kirti Chakra, 06 PPMG, 250 PMG, 189 parakram padak, 6  jeevan raksha padak, 13578 antarik suraksha padak and 3338 DG Commendation disc and 54 personnel’s was martyred during operations.


Total 25127 Operations were launched since 2009 in which 384 Naxal/Insurgent were killed, 3107 apprehended, 2473 Surrendered, 1315 Various types of arms, 37880 different types of ammunitions, 11814.025 Kgs Explosive, 4328 Bombs/IED/Grenades , 37768 Detonators were recovered from Naxals and Insurgents.

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